May 8, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Study Tour on Regional Power Market Development for South Asia

Following the regional consultation held in Colombo, Sri Lanka in May 2016 focusing on Competitive Tenders of Power Projects with Cross Border and Domestic Offtakers, CLDP in coordination with the Independent Power Producer Office in South Africa, will organize a study tour on Regional Power Market Development  for governement officials from Bhutan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka to travel to Johannesburg, South Africa on May 8-11, 2018.

May 3, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Afghanistan and Sri Lanka: Commercial Diplomacy and WTO Workshops

CLDP will host workshops from May 3-11 in Colombo, Sri Lanka for officials from the Afghanistan Ministry of Commerce and Industries and the Sri Lanka Department of Commerce on commercial diplomacy and the transparency provisions of World Trade Organization Agreements. 

April 26, 2018 - May 2, 2018

CLDP to Sponsor Activities to Promote the Export of Tunisian Handicrafts

In April 2018, CLDP will support programs to promote the export of Tunisian Handicrafts to the United States.

April 23, 2018 - April 26, 2018

Kosovo Mining Consultations

On April 23-26, CLDP will organize a four-day program on mining development agreements and industry-meeting in coordination with the Commerce's International Trade Administration (ITA) for a high-level consultation with the Government of Kosovo (GoK).  The delegation will meet with industry leaders from US's mining sector, as well as with mining law experts to discuss the development of mining contracts and foreign direct investment in Kosovo.  

April 19, 2018 - April 27, 2018

CLDP to Organize Franchising Workshops in Tunisia

CLDP will lead franchising workshops in Tunis, Tunisia from September April 19-27, 2018. 

April 16, 2018 - April 18, 2018

South Asia Regional Land Acquisition Forum

On April 16-18, 2018, CLDP will organize a three-day forum that allows land acquisition stakeholders from Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka to share experiences on land acquisition for public projects and prepare a list of recommendations for reform.

April 16, 2018 - April 20, 2018

Insolvency Judicial Workshop

On April 16-20 in New York City, CLDP will host representatives from the Ministry of Justice of Saudi Arabia for 5 days of judicial consultations regarding the adjudication of complex commercial transactions.  Participant judges from Saudi Arabia will learn best practices in commercial law adjudication from US Federal Judges, including those presiding over bankruptcy cases in the Second Circuit.  In addition, participants will learn the role of judges in referring complex commercial transactions to alternative dispute resolution.  In addition to observing judicial proceedings, participants will meet with private organizations such as the American Arbitration Association to understand the prospective of all stakeholders in judicial and arbitral proceedings. 

April 9, 2018 - April 11, 2018

West Africa: Competitive Tendering of Power Projects

On April 9-11, CLDP will host a workshop for representatives of Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Togo and Niger. The workshop will feature an in-depth explanation of the procurement of power projects using the Understanding Power Project Procurement handbook and presentations by commercial banks, law firms and multilateral partners to share international best practices for the promotion of Independent Power Projects (IPPs) through competitive tenders.

March 29, 2018 - April 4, 2018

Morocco and Tunisia: Workshop on Improving Court Efficiency Workshops

In an effort to encourage investment and economic growth by introducing best practices in contract enforcement, CLDP is providing technical assistance to the Governments of Morocco and Tunisia.